Services Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 2nd

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Services (NYSE:IYC) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Level 3 Communications (NASDAQ:LVLT): The shares closed at $23.29, up $21.74, or 1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.77 billion. About the company: Level 3 Communications, Inc. provides telecommunications and information services, including local, long distance, and data transmission. The Company also provides other enhanced communications and Internet services, and is involved in coal mining businesses. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Saga Communications, Inc. (AMEX:SGA): The shares closed at $38.03, up $15.5, or 68.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $159.90 million. About the company: Saga Communications, Inc. acquires, develops, and operates broadcast properties. The Company owns and operates FM and AM radio stations, state radio networks, a farm radio network, and television stations in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. (NASDAQ:RRD): The shares closed at $21.33, up $6.87, or 47.51%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.38 billion. About the company: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company provides commercial printing and information services. The Company provides solutions that include commercial printing, direct mail, financial printing, print fulfillment, labels, forms, logistics, call centers, transactional print-and-mail, print management, online services, digital photography, color services, and content and database management. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI): The shares closed at $10.65, up $1.72, or 19.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $862.04 million. About the company: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is a diversified broadcasting company that owns or provides programming services to television stations across the United States. The Company’s television group includes FOX, WB, ABC, CBS, NBC, and UPN affiliates. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • WCA Waste Corporation (NASDAQ:WCAA): The shares closed at $4.95, up $0.75, or 17.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $117.42 million. About the company: WCA Waste Corporation is a non-hazardous solid waste management company. The Company provides collection, transfer, and disposal services to commercial, industrial, and residential customers in the south and central regions of the United States. WCA Waste Corporation owns or operates collection and transfer stations, municipal solid waste landfills and demolition debris landfills. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO): The shares closed at $8.32, down $7.63, or 47.84%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $634.57 million. About the company: Career Education Corporation provides private, for-profit postsecondary education in the United States and Canada. The Company’s schools offer a variety of bachelor’s degree, associate degree, and non-degree programs, with a core curricula of information technologies, visual communication and design technologies, business studies, and culinary arts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE:VG): The shares closed at $2.64, down $0.49, or 15.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $594.25 million. About the company: Vonage Holdings Corporation provides telecommunications services. The Company offers technology that uses customers existing high-speed Internet connection to make and receive phone calls worldwide with a touch-tone telephone. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Lincoln Educational (NASDAQ:LINC): The shares closed at $7.98, down $0.92, or 10.34%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $180.51 million. About the company: Lincoln Educational Services Corporation provides career-oriented post-secondary education. The Company offers recent high school graduates and working adults degree and diploma programs at its campuses in automotive technology, health sciences, skilled trades, business and information technology and spa and culinary. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • DICE HOLDINGS, INC. (NYSE:DHX): The shares closed at $8.68, down $0.81, or 8.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $582.78 million. About the company: Dice Holdings Inc is a provider that specialize in career sites and career fairs for high growth vertical sectors. The Company provides services to help recruiters, consultants and businesses hire and train highly qualified professionals. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Entercom Communications (NYSE:ETM): The shares closed at $5.49, down $0.43, or 7.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $210.04 million. About the company: Entercom Communications Corp. is a radio broadcasting company with operations in the United States. The Company owns and operates FM and AM stations in various markets. Entercom’s stations provide a variety of programming such as music and news/talk. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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